James City County Fire Marshals Investigating Car Fire
James City County Fire Department
5077 John Tyler Highway
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Fire Administration: (757) 220-0626
Fax: (757) 220-9125
For Immediate Release
Contact: Joe Davis, District Chief
Office: (757) 565 7604
Pager: (757) 872 2364
JAMES CITY COUNTY, VA -- James City County Fire Department responded to a car fire on October 7, in vicinity of Commerce Boulevard in the Grove area of the County. Police units initially responded to the area for the report of gunshots at 10:35 p.m. Upon their arrival at 10:44, they discovered a fully involved car fire. The Fire Department arrived at 10:52 and quickly extinguished the fire. There were no injuries. The car was a total loss.
James City County Fire Marshals investigated and determined the fire was intentionally set. The vehicle had been last seen in Newport News. The vehicle was a 2005 Chevrolet Cobalt, two door and yellow in color. Anyone with any information regarding this fire or seeing the vehicle before 10:30 pm on October 7, please call Captain John Black at (757) 565-7606.